Race Results for the 1985 Indianapolis 500

Finish Start Car Num. Driver Car Name/Entrant* Make/Model Status Laps Led Winnings
1 8 5 Danny Sullivan Miller American March/Cosworth 152.982 200 67 $517,663
2 4 3 Mario Andretti (W) Beatrice Foods Lola/Cosworth 152.950 200 107 $290,363
3 16 9 Roberto Guerrero Master Mechanics/True Value March/Cosworth 152.832 200 0 $157,113
4 7 11 Al Unser (W) Hertz March/Cosworth Running 199 0 $102,533
5 26 76 Johnny Parsons Canadian Tire March/Cosworth Running 198 0 $98,863
6 30 21 Johnny Rutherford (W) Vermont American March/Cosworth Running 198 0 $119,583
7 20 61 Arie Luyendyk (R) Dutch Treat/Provimi Veal Lola/Cosworth Running 198 0 $99,233
8 15 99 Michael Andretti Electrolux/Kraco March/Cosworth Running 196 0 $76,813
9 22 98 Ed Pimm (R) Skoal Bandit Eagle/Cosworth Running 195 0 $79,463
10 19 33 Howdy Holmes Jiffy Mixes Lola/Cosworth Running 194 0 $88,088
11 32 18 Kevin Cogan Kraco/Wolff Sun Systems March/Cosworth Running 191 0 $73,663
12 31 29 Derek Daly Kapsreiter Bier Lola/Cosworth Running 189 0 $77,963
13 5 40 Emerson Fittipaldi 7-Eleven March/Cosworth Fuel line 188 11 $78,163
14 12 12 Bill Whittington Arciero Wines March/Cosworth Accident 183 0 $69,333
15 24 43 John Paul Jr. (R) STS/Indianapolis Heliport March/Cosworth Accident 164 0 $68,563
16 27 34 Jim Crawford (R) Wysard/Canadian Tire Lola/Cosworth Electrical 142 0 $72,383
17 17 25 Danny Ongais Interscope Racing March/Cosworth Engine 141 0 $64,913
18 23 23 Raul Boesel (R) Break Free March/Cosworth Radiator 134 0 $83,633
19 9 7 Geoff Brabham Coors Light Silver Bullet March/Cosworth Engine 130 0 $66,871
20 13 2 Tom Sneva (W) Skoal Bandit Eagle/Cosworth Accident 123 0 $63,163
21 10 1 Rick Mears (W) Pennzoil Z-7 March/Cosworth Linkage 122 0 $67,333
22 25 84 Chip Ganassi Calumet Farms March/Cosworth Fuel line 121 0 $57,833
23 33 60 Rich Vogler (R) Byrd's Kentucky Fried Chicken March/Cosworth Accident 119 0 $71,183
24 6 20 Don Whittington STP Oil Treatment March/Cosworth Engine 97 0 $60,683
25 11 30 Al Unser Jr. Domino's Pizza Lola/Cosworth Engine 91 0 $60,133
26 14 22 Dick Simon Break Free March/Cosworth Oil pressure 86 0 $64,833
27 3 10 Bobby Rahal Budweiser March/Cosworth Waste gate 84 14 $83,463
28 21 14 A.J. Foyt (W) Copenhagen-Gilmore March/Cosworth Front wing 62 0 $53,863
29 29 97 Tony Bettenhausen Jr. Skoal Bandit Lola/Cosworth Wheel bearing 31 0 $63,613
30 2 37 Scott Brayton Hardee's 37 March/Buick Cylinder wall 19 1 $86,863
31 18 55 Josele Garza Schaefer/Machinists March/Cosworth Engine 15 0 $59,083
32 28 44 George Snider A.J. Foyt Chevrolet March/Chevrolet Engine 13 0 $53,263
33 1 6 Pancho Carter Valvoline Buick March/Buick Oil pump 6 0 $121,533

* - complete car name/entrant data not available for all entries
(R) - Indicated Rookie
(W) - Indicates Past Winner